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April 9, 2018
Understory Inc., of Madison, Wis., has developed weather network stations, including novel rainfall sensors that involve instruments that, among other things,  measure the size, shape and accumulation of precipitation hitting an 8-inch diameter steel ball on a 10-foot shaft. Photo provided by Understory, Inc. Understory / Special to Forum News Service
'Hyper-local' weather: Service touts its individual networks for farms
April 9, 2018 - 6:31am
January 11, 2018
U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D.
ND forum focuses on questions about this year's federal farm bill
January 11, 2018 - 10:06pm
March 6, 2017
Farmers and lawmakers are looking at changes in the 2018 farm bill administered by USDA. Michelle Rook / Special to Agweek
Ag committees begin work on new farm bill
March 6, 2017 - 10:30am
October 30, 2015
House drops $3 billion crop insurance cuts from federal budget bill
October 30, 2015 - 12:16am
October 28, 2015
Deal cuts $3 billion from federal crop insurance program
October 28, 2015 - 11:08pm
December 5, 2014
Land Stewardship Project fights for small farms
December 5, 2014 - 10:24pm
June 18, 2014
FSA extends deadline for farmers to report prevented planting in Minn., Dakotas
June 18, 2014 - 11:25pm
June 20, 2013
House to vote on cuts to crop insurance
June 20, 2013 - 6:50am
May 9, 2013
ND insurance agents say prevent-plant crop insurance rules are untenable
May 9, 2013 - 12:02pm
March 30, 2013
In this Sept. 19 file photo, corn plants weakened by the drought lie on the ground after being knocked over by rain in Bennington, Neb. With most of the Upper Midwest still gripped by drought, farmers this year are protecting themselves by purchasing greater levels of crop insurance coverage. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File)
Farmers raise crop insurance coverage levels as Midwest still gripped by drought
March 30, 2013 - 3:35pm
March 23, 2013
In this Sept. 19 file photo, corn plants weakened by the drought lie on the ground after being knocked over by rain in Bennington, Neb. Farmers will be paid a record $16 billion in crop insurance claims for 2012 because of the widespread drought, a staggering amount that has critics calling for changes to what they say is an inefficient taxpayer subsidy the government cannot afford. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File)
Record crop insurance payout stirs subsidy debate
March 23, 2013 - 8:09am